Once in a lifetime: Damiano Caruso closes in on Giro d'Italia podium

Damiano Caruso of Bahrain Victorious in breakaway passing through Passo Giau
Damiano Caruso of Bahrain Victorious in breakaway passing through Passo Giau (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

Damiano Caruso would usually be in bed at this hour on a rest day, not sitting in front of a computer screen answering questions from the press room of the Giro d’Italia. Not that he was complaining. 

"I’m really not used to doing a press conference on the second rest day. At 3 o’clock in the afternoon, I’d normally be taking a nap," Caruso joked. "But I’m happy to have done this." 

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